August 31, 2014

Senate Faces Pay-cut Threat, But Its Millionaires May Not Care

January 31, 2013
McClatchy Newspapers

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“If it’s the impetus for people to do the right thing, fine, but in reality I don’t think it will scare people into doing a budget,” said Robert Bixby, the executive director of the Concord Coalition, a nonpartisan budget-watchdog group. “If they really wanted to put their pay on the line, they should reject their pay until they all agree to a final budget resolution.”